Marriage
Articles
September 26th, 2018
Etching - putting a ring on it
By: Joe Pinsker – theatlantic.com – September 25, 2018 In the past 10 years, the percentage of American marriages that end in divorce has fallen, and in a new paper, the University of Maryland sociologist Philip Cohen quantified the drop-off: Between 2008 and 2016, the divorce rate declined by 18 percent overall. After accounting for the rising average age of...
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July 11th, 2018
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By: Paige Skinner – dallasobserver.com – June 27, 2018 Not to be harsh, but it’s either you or your spouse. We assume this because Dallas was ranked the third-highest city in America for Ashley Madison users. You know, Ashley Madison — the website where men and women in unsatisfying marriages go to cheat. According to a new report that Ashley...
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June 14th, 2018
Jack Phillips
By: Jonathan Saenz – txvalues.org – June 4, 2018 This morning the U.S. Supreme Court released its Masterpiece Cakeshop decision, holding 7-2 that the Colorado government violated the constitutional rights (Free Exercise Clause) of private business owner and cake baker Jack Phillips. Last year, Texas Values joined 32 state family policy organizationsfrom across the country supporting Colorado cake shop owner Jack...
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May 30th, 2018
Bride & Groom w/ heart
By: Roni Caryn Rabin – nytimes.com – May 29, 2018 The millennial generation’s breezy approach to sexual intimacy helped give rise to apps like Tinder and made phrases like “hooking up” and “friends with benefits” part of the lexicon. But when it comes to serious lifelong relationships, new research suggests, millennials proceed with caution. Helen Fisher, an anthropologist who studies...
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April 12th, 2018
Case-for-Christ-booklet
By Lee & Leslie Strobel – JesusCalling.com – Episode 36 Narrator: Hello! We’re so grateful that you’ve chosen to listen to the Jesus Calling podcast featuring Lee and Leslie Strobel today. If you are enjoying these personal stories of faith each week, will you take a moment to give us a review on iTunes? It takes just a second—and it...
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February 14th, 2018
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By: Lyn Mettler –  today.com – February 6, 2018 Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days to get married in Las Vegas, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Bureau. And of course in Sin City, you’ve got your choice of wedding chapels: from the drive-up variety to the Las Vegas Wedding Wagon, which comes to you....
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February 14th, 2018
For under $100, couples can get hitched at this flagship Denny’s in Sin City on Valentine’s Day. Source: Las Vegas Wedding Chapels include Denny’s on Valentine’s Day – TODAY.com
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December 8th, 2017
Kleins Masterpiece
  By: firstliberty.org – September 15, 2017 On September 7, 2017, attorneys with First Liberty Institute filed a friend-of-the-court brief with the Supreme Court of the United States on behalf of their clients, Aaron and Melissa Klein. The amicus brief was filed in support of Jack Phillips, the petitioner in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, which is expected to...
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June 2nd, 2017
Steve and Bridget Tennes
By: Fred Lucas – @FredLucasWH – May 31, 2017 A farmers market and Facebook posts have opened a new front in courtroom battles over religious freedom. It started when Steve Tennes, who owns a 120-acre farm in Charlotte, Michigan, expressed his traditional view about marriage on the farm’s Facebook page. This drew a warning from an official more than 20...
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Pray for America
July 24th, 2015
We are women who are 26 and 27 years old. In many ways, our generation will be the last one to grow up in a United States knowing marriage legally as only a man/woman union. What will we tell our children about marriage as we knew it? Here are five things we’ll have to tell our future children about the...
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